Canonical

Canonical is a growing, international software company that works with the open-source community to deliver Ubuntu -- the world’s #1 cloud operating system. Our mission is to realize the potential of free software in the lives of individuals and organisations. Our services are helping businesses worldwide to reduce costs, improve efficiency and enhance security with Ubuntu. 

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  • Priority Pass for travel
  • Flexible working option
03 Oct, 2022
Full time
Canonical Office Based - Taipei, Taiwan
Canonical Ubuntu is the world's leading Linux for software engineers, desktops, cloud and IoT. We bring open source to the world as a safe and secure platform for personal computing, and the launchpad for innovators, entrepreneurs, and scientists. We work with the world's most significant silicon companies - Intel, AMD, Nvidia, Mediatek, Hisilicon, Samsung and more - to optimise Ubuntu on their next-generation chips. We also work with OEMs and ODMs - Dell, HP, Lenovo, Advantech, ADLink and many more - to ensure that Ubuntu works perfectly on their hardware. We are proud to have an office in Taipei where we do a wide range of software engineering work, from cloud to desktop, server and IoT. We also offer remote work on roles that do not depend on direct access to confidential pre-production hardware. We invite you to join Canonical as an Ubuntu Enablement Engineer .In this role, you will use your knowledge of Linux and hardware to represent Canonical with leading OEMs,...
03 Oct, 2022
Full time
Canonical Office Based - Taipei, Taiwan
Role Summary Canonical's OEM Delivery Team works with tier-one OEM, IHV, and ODM customers to pre-load Ubuntu Classic, Ubuntu Core, and bring Ubuntu directly to millions of users. You will have the opportunity to enable cutting edge technology with world leading partners, and become the first contributor to the innovation. As a Software Engineer, you will be responsible for technical aspects of ensuring that Ubuntu functions well on systems. This fast-paced environment requires strong debugging, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and deep knowledge of the Linux system. You will cooperate with the best developers in the open source communities to deliver the best user expereience. Key Responsibilities Work closely with project managers and Field/QA engineers to identify, triage, and fix critical system-level problems; Work with individual upstream projects to find and apply patches for bugs affecting OEM/ODM customers; champion locally-developed...
03 Oct, 2022
Full time
Canonical Office Based - Taipei, Taiwan
Canonical's Device Delivery Team works with tier-1 OEM and ODM customers to pre-load Ubuntu Desktop and Ubuntu Core, bringing Ubuntu directly to millions of users. As a ​Software Engineering Manager​ you will lead and manage the software engineering team to deliver OEM enablement projects. This fast-paced environment requires excellent time management, deep knowledge of the Linux system​, low-level debugging, critical thinking, problem-solving skills and management ability. Key responsibilities Recruit, motivate, mentor, and enable your team to succeed in delivering quality products Set goals with the team; prioritize tasks, identify and measure team health indicators Maximise the results of team members and support their career growth Coordinate with project managers, HWE, QA and certification management Monitor projects from kickoff to post-mortem and handle escalations Communicate, understand, and resolve the technical challenge with OEMs, ODMs, SiPs, IHVs...
30 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Americas, EMEA
Canonical seeks to develop an identity and access management solution for managed applications offerings, and for web single sign-on (SSO) capabilities pertaining to internal products. The platform will be built on top of the best-of-breed identity management projects and delivered as operators using Juju, Canonical's operator lifecycle management solution. The identity and access management platform will provide: Authentication server acting as standalone SAML and OpenID identity provider Identity brokerage integrating leading 3rd party public and enterprise identity providers User federation with enterprise LDAP servers and Active Directory tenants Management GUI and APIs enabling simple administration of users, roles and integrations This is an exciting opportunity for a technical software engineering leader who is  passionate about open source and identity. The role of this team is to build the future of identity and access management for...
29 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Worldwide
Ubuntu is the world's favourite Linux. As the world is moving to software-defined IoT, Linux has emerged as the platform of choice across a wide range of applications. Ubuntu has created a line of products & services that address primary challenges such as security and management for an era of autonomous, smart, connected devices. Ubuntu Core is a secure, application-centric IoT OS for embedded devices. This role is about: leading Ubuntu Core through its complete lifecycle  shaping the development roadmap for the IoT stack engaging with IoT ecosystem and leading customers enabling commercial success and leading product direction driving go-to-market strategy and execution   This role encompasses leadership of the product and go-to-market in the embedded sector. It requires an analytical storyteller with a strong sense of message, and understanding of the challenges of developing and deploying embedded Linux devices. We prefer experienced...
22 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Office Based - Austin, TX, USA
We are recruiting an exceptional Sales Development Representative to join our Enterprise Development team. On top of a set annual salary, this is a role where commission depends on quarterly achievements with bonuses paid for over achievement. The goal will be to overachieve quarter in, quarter out. You will report to our SDR Team Manager for the Americas. Who we are: Ubuntu is the fastest growing Linux distribution, with over 20 million daily users. Further to this, it ranks as the no.1 operating system in the cloud and is the most popular Linux used by Amazon Web Service, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud. Canonical provides products built on the Ubuntu platform to customers around the globe. Working on projects with the likes of Google, IBM and Microsoft, Canonical helps companies and developers at these companies become more productive and adopt new technologies faster. Examples of this can be found across AI, Blockchain, IoT, Advanced Robotics and self-driving cars, for...
22 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home Based - Americas
We are recruiting an exceptional Sales Development Representative to join our Enterprise Development team. On top of a set annual salary, this is a role where commission depends on quarterly achievements with bonuses paid for over achievement. The goal will be to overachieve quarter in, quarter out. You will report to our SDR Team Manager for the Americas. Who we are: Ubuntu is the fastest growing Linux distribution, with over 20 million daily users. Further to this, it ranks as the no.1 operating system in the cloud and is the most popular Linux used by Amazon Web Service, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud. Canonical provides products built on the Ubuntu platform to customers around the globe. Working on projects with the likes of Google, IBM and Microsoft, Canonical helps companies and developers at these companies become more productive and adopt new technologies faster. Examples of this can be found across AI, Blockchain, IoT, Advanced Robotics and self-driving cars, for...
21 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Americas, EMEA
We have created a role for a dedicated Global Head of Finance Services Industry (FSI) to lead go-to market strategy and be accountable for the global growth of Canonical in that sector. The successful candidate will drive our sales in the FSI vertical and inform our marketing, alliances, and product investments to support that effort. They will be responsible for go-to-market planning across for both indirect and direct sales, working closely with regional sales leaders as well as our alliance team covering IHVs, ISVs and GSIs. Candidates will be expected to have extensive experience working in financial services IT, either as a customer or as a vendor focused on the sector. Key responsibilities This role is about commercial leadership of Canonical's financial sector go-to-market and offerings: building alliances and relationships with global leaders in the  financial services and fintech ecosystems shaping our content and messaging strategy for banks, insurance and...
19 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Americas, EMEA
Canonical seeks an exceptional People leader to help us define the 21st century digital workplace as part of our mission to be the best software company in an open source world. They will lead a global team of People practitioners, researchers and engineers to drive productivity, career development, effectiveness and happiness across our remote-first globally distributed company. As a leading tech company, Canonical is at the forefront of the enterprise shift to open source and developer-led innovation. We are also a pioneer in remote work, one of the first companies to embrace the idea of a true level playing field for software talent. We recruit on a global basis and set an exceptionally high benchmark for our future talent. Our People team thinks and acts globally. We have fewer than 1,000 colleagues, but we​ ​live ​in​ ​more​ ​than​ 60​ ​countries.​ Work at Canonical is a step into the future, and will challenge you to think differently, work smarter, learn new skills,...
19 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - EMEA
This Sales Operations Analyst will join a team of experts who help Canonical sales teams achieve their business goals. The Sales Operations team drives continuous process and data quality improvement to ensure orders are processed correctly. The successful candidate will be a leader who shows initiative in improving the way the team works, maintaining compliance and associated governance. The success of the role is measured against increasing the velocity of deals and the quality of CRM data used to drive key business decisions. The ideal candidate will be a proactive problem solver and team player who is passionate about the opportunity to partner with sales leadership, is also passionate about our role in the technology industry bringing open source to a wider audience of innovators and enterprises, and will design and drive programs in support of Canonical's continued success. Key responsibilities Support all aspects of the day-to-day operations of the sales function...
16 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Americas, EMEA
Large OEM or Independent Hardware Vendor (IHV) brands - Dell, HPE, IBM, Lenovo, Ericsson, Cisco, Fujitsu and many more - are major partners for Canonical. These companies often build software-defined solutions which they take to market, and Ubuntu is a key ingredient in cloud-native and edge or IoT solutions. More and more of those solutions depend on open source. Canonical Ubuntu is the best platform for rapid open source innovation. The Global Lead OEM Alliances is responsible for IHV partner success - we want them to thrive and grow their business with Canonical software, solutions and services. This is a leadership and management role, responsible for a team who cover all IHV Alliances worldwide. Reporting to the VP Global Alliances, our IHV Alliance Director will work closely with strategic partners across their complex organizations to engage with their innovation teams and ensure that they consider and integrate Ubuntu stacks and solutions. For example, private clouds,...
13 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - EMEA
Drive the future of collaborative open source development tooling as part of the Launchpad team. This is an opportunity for a motivated engineer with a passion for open source software, Linux, and web services to join our distributed team. Launchpad is a platform for managing open source development projects. It includes code hosting and review, bug tracking, package building, translations, and other facilities used by free and open source software developers.  It provides essential development and collaboration infrastructure for major projects such as Ubuntu. Launchpad is a mature project, mainly written in Python (primarily Zope, with some Flask).  You'll be striking a balance between keeping our business-critical services running and expanding our feature set: among other things, we are currently working on expanding our package building capabilities, improving the development flows provided to our users, and modernising our web UI.  If you love keeping large projects...
12 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - EMEA
Canonical has provided developer with open source since 2004, helping them build innovations such as public cloud, machine learning, robotics or blockchain. Marketing at Canonical means being at the forefront of technology adoption, for our customers and for our own martech stack. We’re on the look out for a performance marketing manager to join our team to own our paid strategy. The ideal candidate is passionate about technology, technology marketing and the use of technology in marketing. They prefer to work in an environment that emphasises ownership of projects, collaboration, learning, curiosity and a drive to continually improve oneself / the team / the organisation. They love to problem solve, get hands-on, experiment, measure and use automation to make everyday life easier. What we value Proficiency with all ad platforms (Google, LinkedIn, Facebook...) Track record in performance marketing in a B2B environment Experience in ad automation would be greatly...
12 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - EMEA
We are looking for a project manager with agile experience and a track record of success managing web teams that include both designers and developers. Our mission is to make enterprise-grade open source available to people everywhere. We create world-renowned software, impacting the lives of millions of engineers, enterprises, entrepreneurs and consumers every day. Our multi-disciplinary web design and production team includes visual designers, UX designers, front-end and back-end developers to bring exciting web projects to life. We help and learn from each other and strive to improve our work and processes. We value: Excellent academic results at school and university Bachelor’s or equivalent in Business, HCI, Design, or STEM subjects Knowledge and passion for user experience, technology and design Commitment to continuous learning and improvement - curious, flexible, scientific Drive to finish work and celebrate success Confidence in agile practices We look...
07 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Office Based - London, UK
This is an opportunity for an entry level technologist with a passion for Linux and Customer Success to build a career with Canonical and support the technical needs of customers and Canonical staff. If you have a passion for technology and an eagerness to learn, then you will enjoy working with some of the best people in the industry at Canonical. Role description You will be working mostly from our Canonical London Office in order to deliver outstanding technical support to our employees and customers. On a daily basis, you'll provide technical expertise, be an excellent communicator and a service-oriented professional. Every day you will have to make judgement calls to prioritise customer issues and maximise your effectiveness. You will also need to set time aside to learn about our new products and technologies and evolve as a professional. You will participate in various training sessions, team gatherings and Company events. Key areas of accountability and responsibility...
07 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Worldwide
We build a high-performance, high-efficiency stack for window managers and display subsystems in C++, called Mir. We're growing the team and looking for new colleagues who share our passion for precision, performance and user experience. Our goal is to enable the whole spectrum of graphics from single-purpose screens through edge devices to full desktop environments. We focus on developers who are building window compositing systems or device graphics experience, and aim to give them an amazing developer experience, security, and easy access to today's most used graphics toolkits and libraries. We work on Mir and solutions built on it like Ubuntu Frame, and we also set the pace for graphics enablement across the Ubuntu certified hardware ecosystem. Our daily drill includes design, development and testing of features in those pieces of software as well as responding to issues and user inquiries. Most of the software is written in C++, with support tooling in scripting languages....
07 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Americas, EMEA
As the global company behind Ubuntu, with the mission to deliver all of open source, Canonical offers mission-critical support and operations for a wide range of open source technologies to some of the most successful organisations and partners in the world. You will thrive in this role if you have a strong business focus, an understanding of the enterprise open source support market, and a passion for solving real user problems. You will drive the product definition and product strategy for the full-stack  enterprise support - from open infrastructure (OpenStack, Ceph, MAAS), through Ubuntu OS, up to open source applications (Kafka, NGINX, PostgreSQL, Tomcat, and many more). Product managers at Canonical must be confident presenters, speakers and writers, capable of generating interest and excitement in our innovation and  products. We are data-driven and content-centric. Product performance is closely measured and this team participates in regular reviews with...
06 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Home based - Americas, EMEA
We have created a role for a dedicated Global Head of Telco Sales to lead go-to market strategy and be accountable for the global growth of Canonical in the Telco sector. With excellent commercial acumen and a deep appreciation of telco industry trends and expectations, you will drive this business segment with full awareness of marketing, revenue generation, investment and delivery costs. You will be responsible for go-to-market strategy for both partner-centric telco efforts and Canonical's direct sales efforts, and shaping Canonical's general purpose offerings to the needs of this particular audience. Content, marketing strategy, and go-to-market are part of the remit, in partnership with our marketing, product, engineering and sales leads.  Suitable candidates will possess a background in telco engineering management and will have gained experience in defining product strategy and driving engagement. Key responsibilities This role is about commercial leadership of...
06 Sep, 2022
Full time
Canonical Office Based - Taipei, Taiwan
This is a Python software engineering opportunity for a computer lab engineer passionate about open source software, Linux, and the latest server and network technologies. Come build a rewarding, meaningful career working with the best and brightest people in technology at Canonical, a growing international software company. If you love hacking in your home lab and are curious about hardware, you will love this opportunity. As a MAAS Hardware Lab Engineer in Canonical, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management and operations of our lab in Taipei, which serves as a centre point for Ubuntu device certification efforts, in partnership with Asia based OEMs, ODMs, and silicon companies. This role includes software defined hardware management, working with, and developing data centre automation tooling (MAAS), interacting with vendors, asset tracking and handling deliveries. This role is office based at our location in Xizhi District, New Taipei City. What you’ll do...